Deportivo Saprissa vs. Montreal Impact | Concacaf Champions League Preview
2020 Concacaf Champions League — Round of 16, Leg 1
Deportivo Saprissa vs. Montreal Impact
Estadio Saprissa — San Jose
February 19 — 8:00 PM ET
The Thierry Henry era in Montreal begins when the Impact head to Costa Rica to face Deportivo Saprissa in the opening leg of their Concacaf Champions League Round-of-16 matchup. Montreal are making their fourth appearance in the CCL, and first since finishing as runners-up to Club America in the 2014-15 competition. Saprissa, the 2019 Concacaf League winners, are no strangers to the tournament. This will be the Purple Monsters' ninth appearance.
- This is the first all-time meeting between Deportivo Saprissa and the Montreal Impact
- Concacaf Champions League history: Deportivo Saprissa - 8 appearances (2019, 2018, 2016/17, 2015/16, 2014/15, 2010/11, 2009/10, 2008/09): 17 wins, 16 losses, 9 ties (59 goals) … Montreal Impact - 3 appearances (2014/15, 2013/14, 2008/09): 11 wins, 6 losses, 7 ties (34 goals)